[FoRK] Corruption, was: Re: From Meccania to Atlantis

Jean Jordaan jean.jordaan at gmail.com
Thu Dec 24 20:28:43 PST 2009


>>> I doubt there is any serious corruption in [...] even, these days,
>>> South Africa, etc.
>>
>> Oh, there's plenty. Read http://www.noseweek.co.za/
[...]
> The fact that this web site is documenting the corruption is the first step
> in eradicating it.

It's actually an old-styld print publication with only teasers online.
The media in SA is quite free, and the politicians are making periodic
sallies at it. But as far as eradication is concerned, Zuma still
became president in spite of detailed coverage of his involvement in
the arms deal .. among other things. Lucky dip links:
http://news.bbc.co.uk/2/hi/africa/7153473.stm
http://www.mg.co.za/article/2006-08-18-arms-deal-the-truth-no-ones-telling

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jean                                              . .. .... //\\\oo///\\


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